Courtyard by Marriott Ames, for cocktails close to campus
If you’re looking to stay close to the Iowa State University (ISU) campus, this hotel is for you. Design savvy travelers will approve of the spacious rooms with a clean, crisp feel. Working on the go? There are plenty of quiet nooks in the lobby where you can set up your laptop. When you’re done, reward yourself with a craft cocktail at the aptly named Bistro.